• The iPhone XR could be far more important to Apple than we realized

    5 days ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    For years, China has been a puzzle that Apple could never quite solve, but at least one analyst seems to believe that the iPhone XR could be the key. In a recent report, Ming-Chi Kuo claimed that most domestic phone makers in China saw sales drop year-over-year during Golden Week (a national holiday taking place in the first week of October). Kuo believes that a lack of innovation is partially to blame, but that the iPhone XR may play a role as well.
    In his report, Kuo predicts that while the rest of the market suffers, demand for Apple's more affordable iPhone XR in China at launch will...
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  • New Apple patent suggests iPhones could warn against spam calls one day

    New Apple patent suggests iPhones could warn against spam calls one day

    5 days ago - By The Verge

    A new Apple patent could finally give iPhone owners some relief from spam calls by automatically recognizing a fake call and warning users accordingly, via AppleInsider .
    As the patent claims describe, Apple's system would try to analyze the technical data of incoming calls to determine whether or not they're legitimate calls or masked, forwarded internet calls that are hiding behind a spoofed caller ID. Once a call has been identified, the system would then display a warning to the user that the incoming call might not be legitimate.
    Google is already miles ahead of Apple here
    Spam call...
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